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Friday, July 4, 2014

In Honor of Fourth of July, We Blew Up the Riverfront Times Gingerbread House

Posted By on Fri, Jul 4, 2014 at 7:00 AM

click to enlarge FREEDOM!
  • FREEDOM!

Way, wayyyy back in December, we bought a gingerbread house kit from La Patisserie Chouquette (1634 Tower Grove Avenue; 314-932-7935) and spent an absolutely grotesque amount of time turning it into the official Riverfront Times gingerbread house. And then, because we're a bunch of pseudo-adults, it just sat here in the office for six months.

Well, in honor of this Fourth of July, we humanely re-homed the cockroach family living inside, filled it full of fireworks and blew it to Kingdom Come. It was AWESOME.

See also: The 5 Best Restaurants to Celebrate the Fourth of July in St. Louis

Happy Fourth of July, St. Louis! We'll see you back here on Monday.

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